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Contemporary dance is the name given to a group of concert dance forms. It is a collection of systems and methods developed from modern and postmodern dance and, as such, is not a unique dance technique.

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What are famous dance steps in contemporary dance?

there are no steps. its contemporary, its all about feeling and the way you interpret a song.


What are the dance involved in contemporary dance?

contemporary means new... therefore, contemporary jazz is the new style of jazz but contemporary is basically a mix of all of the dance styles combined. Mainly, it is a combination of lyrical, jazz and hip-hop. Lyrical being a mix of jazz and ballet. So I guess you could say contemporary dance or modern dance is a mix of all the style combined. (except tap)


What music do you use for contemporary dance?

contemporary dance can use almost any type of music. its all in the way you dance to it. i feel acoustic works really well.


What are the different kinds of contemporary dance?

Contemporary Ballet is all im aware of because I take that class.


What does contemporary dance look like?

Unlike traditions such as ballet, contemporary dance is not associated with specific dance techniques. In contemporary dance, people attempt to explore the natural energy and emotions of their bodies to produce a movements. Contemporary dance is characterized by its versatility.


When was contemporary dance first invented?

Contemporary dance was invented around about the 1920's


What period of time does contemporary dance come from?

'Contemporary' means 'Modern' in the context of dance.


Why did contemporary dance evolve?

Contemporary was evolved because dancers wanted to get away from the rigid formations. It is called contemporary dance because if you have a look at ballet it is all turnouts and posture and they made contemporary so it was relaxing and if you look at contemporary dance today there feet are in parallel and they have contractions and release also fall and recover in their movements.


When was Contemporary Dance Company of Angola created?

Contemporary Dance Company of Angola was created in 1991.


When was London Contemporary Dance School created?

London Contemporary Dance School was created in 1966.


When was City Contemporary Dance Company created?

City Contemporary Dance Company was created in 1979.


Where did contemporary dance come from?

There are quite a few places where contemporary dance came from. This sort of dance started in the recital hall as a deviation from classical dance.

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